If you are aware of Twitter you may think is is a great opportunity but how can you get off the ground. This is the usual problem in internet marketing, if you are famous you can continue to be famous. If you are starting out you will find it hard to get off the bottom of the pile.
If you have a look at this post called Twitter Smarter with Greasemonkey you can read how you can remove all the pain and effort by using a Greasemonkey script that they have developed to automate your Twitter posting.
The author states that ”
After you’ve followed a bunch of people, just sit back and watch the follow backs roll in. We’ve found that about 12% of the people with an interest in SEM have an automatic follow back set up. More will follow you as the day goes on. Give it a few days, then go to your followers page and drop the ones that aren’t mutual. If they’re not in to you, then it’s time to just move on.
I started the week with around 50 followers. After a few days of testing this script and really not working very hard at it I’m coming up on 500 followers. Sure, I’m no rock star, but having a conversation with 500 people that share my interests is, well, interesting! ”
I haven’t tried this yet but it looks well worth a shot.